Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Why We Build - a book by Moore, Rowan

Why We Build

Power and Desire in Architecture

Why We Build( )
Author: Moore, Rowan
ISBN:978-0-06-227753-4
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint:Collins Design
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

In an era of brash, expensive, provocative new buildings, a prominent critic argues that emotions—such as hope, power, sex, and our changing relationship to the idea of home—are the most powerful force behind architecture, yesterday and (especially) today.

We are living in the most dramatic period in architectural history in more than half a century: a time when cityscapes are being redrawn on a yearly basis, architects are testing the very idea of what a building...
More Description

Book Details
Pages:432
Detailed Subjects: Architecture / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.38 x 9.5 x 1.25 Inches
Book Weight:1.5 Pounds

Book Seller

Condition

Price

Shipping

Total

Loading Stock Details...


NEW!
Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

Another Brooklyn
Woodson, Jacqueline
Hardback: $22.99
I Feel Like Going On
Lewis, Ray
Paperback: $16.00
A Christmas Carol
Dickens, Charles
Hardback: $21.95

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.